(19 April 1975)

Marvel UK, 1974 Series
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Price:
0.08 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics International Ltd.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Color:
Black and White
Dimensions:
Magazine Size
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Planet of the Apes; Apeslayer / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ron Wilson ?
Inks:
Mike Esposito ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irving Watanabe ?
Editing:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Death in the Ape Pit (Table of Contents)

Planet of the Apes; Apeslayer / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Conway (script); Roy Thomas (plot and concept)
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin; ? (alterations)
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin; ? (alterations)
Letters:
John Constanza; ? (alterations)
Editing:
Roy Thomas

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Master Twelve; Kempleton; Apeslayer; Amalat; the Freemen; Arrow; Skarlet (Queen of the Sirens); Slasher; Mala
Synopsis:
Apeslayer is captured by the Queen of the Sirens, who delivers him into the hands of the apes. The apes put him in a gladiatorial pit to be slaughtered. However, Apeslayer escapes the pit and vows an all out war against the ape overlords.
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Keywords:
Madison Square Garden

Indexer Notes

Originally a Killraven story. Art alterations: Ape heads drawn onto Martian bodies and Killraven costume modifications. Takes inspiration from H. G. Well's novel "The War of the Worlds." This storyline spans issues 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Apes Forum / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Letters from: David Sharrock (Bolton-le Sands, Lancs); Derek Morris (Suttoncoldfield, W. Midlands); Peter Hession (8 Galsworthy Drive, Caversham Park Village, Reading, Berks); A Devoted follower of Galen (Leicester); Leonard Dean-King (Grimsby); James N. (Warwickshire)

Natalie Trundy: Monkey Business on the Planet of the Apes (Table of Contents)

Planet of the Apes / text article / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Sam Maronie
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Marv Wolfman (Editor-in-Chief); Don McGregor (editor); David Kraft (Associate Editor)

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
An examination of the roles played by actress Natalie Trundy in several of the ape movies. At the time, Trundy was married to producer Arthur P. Jacobs.
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["Alan was fed up with not being in the Airfix Gang....."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Airfix Gang / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Gun for Dinosaur! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Val Mayerik
Inks:
Ernie Chan
Letters:
John Costanza

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

adapted from the story by L. Sprague deCamp

Another Marvel Masterpiece! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

The Super-Heroes; Savage Sword of Conan / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Origins of Marvel Comics (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Planet of the Apes; Apeslayer
  2. 1. Death in the Ape Pit
    Planet of the Apes; Apeslayer
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Apes Forum
  4. 3. Natalie Trundy: Monkey Business on the Planet of the Apes
    Planet of the Apes
  5. 4. ["Alan was fed up with not being in the Airfix Gang....."]
    Airfix Gang
  6. 5. A Gun for Dinosaur!
  7. 6. Another Marvel Masterpiece!
    The Super-Heroes; Savage Sword of Conan
  8. 7. Origins of Marvel Comics
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